The Globe (Toronto) June 21, 1904


Whitby, June 20:--Sunday morning (June 19) at the residence of his daughter, Mrs. J. H. Perry the death occurred of Mr. Robert Dunbar Hay in the 85th year of his age. He was a member of the IOOF in which he held high positions. He leaves five sons and three daughters, his wife having predeceased him ten years. The sons are Wm. Hay, Mayor of Forest, John of Chicago, Alex of Unionville, George of Toronto, Charles of Kansas. The daughters are Mrs. Chinn of Toronto, Miss Hay and Mrs. J. H. Perry of Whitby. The funeral will take place on Tuesday (June 21), Brooklin and Whitby IOOF lodges taking part.